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Pint Night at Woodstock’s Pizza

August 24 @ 9:00 pm - 11:55 pm
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Weekly on the same day

Wednesday is Pint Night at Woodstock's! From 9pm-Midnight First pint as low as $5 Keep the glass, and half off any refills. 21 and over

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PopUp Picnic in the Park, Thursdays at Santa Cruz Mission State Historic Park

August 25 @ 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
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Weekly on the same day until August 25, 2016

Enjoy a relaxing lunch outdoors at Santa Cruz Mission State Historic Park on Thursdays this summer. PopUp Picnics in the Park will be held Thursdays from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., through Aug. 25 Bring a sack lunch and enjoy the view of downtown Santa Cruz. Food trucks will set up for selected PopUp Picnics in the Park. Follow Friends of Santa Cruz State Parks on Facebook and Instagram for updates on food vendors. Santa Cruz Mission State Historic Park is…

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Daniel J. Siegel, Mind, at Bookshop Santa Cruz

August 25 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

In this book, noted neuropsychiatrist and New York Times best-selling author Daniel J. Siegel, MD uses his characteristic sensitivity and interdisciplinary background to offer a definition of the mind that illuminates the how, what, when, where, and even why of who we are, of what the mind is, and what the mind itself has the potential to become. Mind takes the reader on a deep personal and scientific journey into consciousness, subjective experience, and information processing, uncovering the mind’s self-organizational…

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Free Comedy Night – Blue Lagoon

August 25 @ 8:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Come on down to the Blue Lagoon as they host free comedy shows every Thursday night. Each night showcases up to fifteen stand up comics, featuring everything from new talent to touring comics that have been on America's Got Talent, Last Comic Standing and Live at Gotham. For more information, go to StandUpSantaCruz.com

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Pouya at the Catalyst

August 25 @ 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Downtown Sidewalk Sales

August 26 @ 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
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Daily until August 28, 2016

Sidewalk Sales are held the last weekend of the month from March through November, including Memorial and Labor Day Weekends. Shoppers - take advantage of great deals in a relaxing shopping environment!   Plan for these upcoming 2016 Sidewalk Sales weekends! Friday through Sunday unless otherwise noted.   March 25 – 27 April 29 – May 1 May 27 – 30 (Memorial Day Weekend) June 24 – 26 July 29 – 31 August 26 – 28 September 2 - 5…

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Ki Ho`alu artist Aja Kauhi’imakaokalani Gample at Pono

August 26 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Yep, it’s true.  Aja is on her way.  We’re so proud and excited to be able to feature her at Pono on Aug 26th..  Here’s a little background about this woman.  “Ki Ho’alu is my Passion.  I love to share my culture through singing, writing, and composing Hawaiian music. Hele mai, e ho’okani kakou! I was born and raised on the island of O’ahu. Started playing ukulele at the age of six then gradually moved up to guitar at the…

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Mark O’Connor & O’Connor Band, at the Kuumbwa Jazz (2 shows)

August 26 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm

7pm show & 9pm show A product of America’s rich aural folk tradition as well as classical music, Grammy Award-winning violinist Mark O’Connor’s creative journey began at the feet of two musical giants. The first was the folk fiddler and innovator who created the modern era of American fiddling, Benny Thomasson; the second, French jazz violinist Stephanie Grappelli, considered one of the greatest improvisers in the history of the violin. Along the way, between these marvelous musical extremes, Mark O’Connor…

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Monterey Bay Dahlia Society 2016 Annual Show at the MAH

August 27 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Daily until August 28, 2016

Monterey Bay Dahlia Society Annual Show where hundreds of blooms will be judged and on display.   Open to the Public Saturday. 11:00 pm – 5:00 pm Saturday 2:00 pm – Arrangement Design Class 3:00 pm – Dahlias 101 Class Sunday – 11:00 am – 4:00 pm 1:00 pm – Judging Explanation Talk 2:00 pm – Arrangement Design Class 3:00 pm – Dahlias 101 Class

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11th Annual Holistic Health and Wellness Fair on Lincoln Street

August 27 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

Saturday, August 27, 2016 from 11am-5pm in beautiful downtown Santa Cruz!! Each year COBHA sponsors a Wellness Fair bringing together traditional and alternative practitioners, businesses and educational institutions reflecting our diverse Santa Cruz Community. Our aim is to promote personal and community wellness and sustainability through networking and education. 2016 will be our eleventh annual fair. The fair takes place in downtown Santa Cruz, on Lincoln St. between Pacific and Cedar. Participate in this Wonderful Community Event as a Sponsor and/or…

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Tequila and Taco Music Festival 2016, in San Lorenzo Park

August 27 @ 11:00 am - 5:30 pm
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Daily until August 28, 2016

San Lorenzo Park - Downtown Santa Cruz,CA Saturday, August 27, 2015 & Sunday, August 28, 2016 11:00 am-5:30 pm 3rd Annual Tequila & Taco Music Festival is back in Downtown Santa Cruz at beautiful San Lorenzo Park! Join us for TWO days of fun in the sun on Saturday, August 27th and Sunday, August 28th! Saturday will showcase top-shelf Tequilas sampling, while you indulge on gourmet tacos! Enjoy Live Music, Margaritas, Craft Beer and Art Vendors in a picturesque park…

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Lesbian Happy Hour at MOTIV

August 27 @ 3:30 pm - 6:30 pm
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Lesbian Happy Hour at MOTIV, Saturdays, 3:30 -6:30 pm

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Lori Rivera sings Joni Mitchell, at the Kuumbwa Jazz

August 27 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Santa Cruz singer-songwriter Lori Rivera will sing a wide range of songs by legendary singer-songwriter Joni Mitchell accompanied by pianist Art Alm and bass player Stan Poplin. Lori will draw from the earliest album to the most recent in this homage to one of her greatest inspiration. To make this event extra special, dinner will be provided by guest chef David Jackman of Chocolate Restaurant. $20/Advance $25/Door Tickets: brownpapertickets.com Doors and dinner beginning at 6:00 pm Dinner: $15 available first-come first-served at the door Pasta…

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The Merchant of Venice at the Nick

August 28 @ 11:00 am - 1:30 pm

Award-winning actor Jonathan Pryce (“Game of Thrones,” Brazil) plays Shylock in his first appearance in The Merchant of Venice at Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre. In this tale of prejudice and destructive self-interest, Portia (Rachel Pickup), a wealthy heiress of Belmont, is forced to set her suitors a challenge. The winner will win her hand in marriage; the losers will lose her hand and much more. In Venice, the epicenter of consumption, speculation and debt, Bassanio (Daniel Lapaine) borrows money from his…

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Globe on Screen: The Merchant of Venice, at the Nickelodeon Theatre

August 28 @ 11:00 am - 1:35 pm

Award-winning actor Jonathan Pryce (“Game of Thrones,” Brazil) plays Shylock in his first appearance in The Merchant of Venice at Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre. In this tale of prejudice and destructive self-interest, Portia (Rachel Pickup), a wealthy heiress of Belmont, is forced to set her suitors a challenge. The winner will win her hand in marriage; the losers will lose her hand and much more. In Venice, the epicenter of consumption, speculation and debt, Bassanio (Daniel Lapaine) borrows money from his…

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Motion Pacific Open House

August 28 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Motion Pacific's free Open House for families to learn more about the Dance and performance space's programs. Visit  Motion Pacific, enjoy 30 minute sample classes, refreshments and talk to teachers and returning parents about our program.  Registration will also be available for 2016/2017 classes.  FREE Sample Class Schedule Below: Adult Sample Classes 1:00-1:25 Rhythm & Motion Dance Workout 1:30-1:55 Mixed Level Hip Hop 2:00-2:25 Contemporary Basics 2:30-3:00 Ballet Basics Youth/Teen Classes 1:00-1:25 Hip Hop (8-11 yrs) 1:30-1:55 Contemporary (5-8 yrs) 2:00-2:25…

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Marla Frazee at Bookshop Santa Cruz

August 28 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Bookshop Santa Cruz is delighted to welcome one of our all-time favorite children's book illustrators and writers, Marla Frazee, to our store for a book talk and signing. Marla Frazee was awarded a Caldecott Honor for All the World and A Couple of Boys Have the Best Week Ever and the Boston Globe Horn Book Award for Picture Book for The Farmer and the Clown. She is the author-illustrator of Roller Coaster, Walk On!, Santa Claus the World’s Number One…

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X, with Mike Watt and the Secondmen

August 28 @ 8:00 pm - 11:55 pm

All the original hits, by all of the original members! This show is 21 and over.

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